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Food & nutritionSexual Health
August 8, 2016

Can eating apples improve a woman’s entire sexual experience?

Apparently so! Just like you, we have no idea who comes up with some of these weird ideas for medical studies. But they happen, and the results are often surprising. Take this one for example: (more…)
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Food & nutrition
July 31, 2016

What’s that in my food?

Feel like digging into a delicious chicken Caesar salad, or getting a mouthful of juicy and tender steak? Then we hope you’re buying good quality ingredients, otherwise you could be eating a lot more than you bargained for. (more…)
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Food & nutrition
March 4, 2016

What are calories?

We hear about calories and kilojoules just about every time we visit a health site, the supermarket and even on TV adverts. Just what are they, and why do we constantly want to burn them? Let’s find out! (more…)
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Food & nutrition
February 16, 2016

Are you in an unhealthy relationship with food?

We all want a relationship in one form or the other. Boyfriends, girlfriends and partners may leave, but food remains – it’s always there for you. It doesn’t judge you at all, it accepts you for who you are – the perfect relationship, right? (more…)
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Food & nutrition
February 15, 2016

Make your food money last!

Oh no, toast for dinner AGAIN! Living on a student budget isn’t easy: often the month seems longer than your money, and then it’s down to toast or 2-minute noodles. While we can’t make the month shorter - or the money grow - we’ve got some tricks that can stretch whatever you have. (more…)
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Food & nutrition
January 24, 2016

Beware of the midnight munchies

By Grant Wood Are you about to crack open a sugary drink and rip open a bag of chips…at 2am? Stop! Take a minute to think about why you’re doing this. Late-night binging is the start of a bad cycle and is a sign that you’re eating poorly during the day. We’re here to help you stop the midnight munching. (more…)
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Food & nutrition
December 30, 2015

The most dangerous diet fads of 2015

From eating parasites to absolutely nothing at all! Just when you thought you’d heard about the strangest fad diet, another even crazier one comes along! Would you risk your health in an attempt to “look good”? Here are a few of the weirdest – and most dangerous – diets we’ve come across this year. (more…)
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Healthy Lifestyle
December 12, 2015

Don’t have a killer Christmas!

It’s about family, friends, gifts and good things to eat, but the holidays bring some unique risks with them. Visits to doctors and emergency rooms increase around this time of year – let’s see why. (more…)
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Diabetes
December 7, 2015

Don’t let diabetes ruin Christmas!

The festive season can be a tough time of the year for people with diabetes, but it doesn’t have to be bad news. You can have fun without allowing blood-sugar levels to spiral out of control – it just takes a bit of planning and some good recipes. (more…)
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